Posts tagged with: "Education Effect"

FIU was recognized with five awards for community engagement and service by Florida Campus Compact.

Florida Campus Compact recognizes FIU for community engagement

In recognition of the university’s commitment to community engagement and public service, FIU has received five Florida Campus Compact awards, […]

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Education Effect partnership helps propel student art gallery, mural at Miami Northwestern

Education Effect partnership helps propel student art gallery, mural at Miami Northwestern

In collaboration with FIU’s Education Effect partnership, students at Miami Northwestern (MNW) Senior High School recently celebrated the opening of the […]

FIU's College of Engineering and Computing launched the Engineers on Wheels initiative at Booker T. Washington Senior High School this week.

FIU brings STEM education to public schools with launch of Engineers on Wheels

Booker T. Washington Senior High School sophomore Victor Fleary could not take his eyes off the sleek Formula One racecar […]

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A group of middle and high school students from Liberty City joined FIU faculty and students on a trip to commemorate Freedom Summer in Jackson, Mississippi.

Liberty City teens join FIU students, faculty on trip to Freedom Summer 50

In the summer of 1964, hundreds of volunteers and civil rights activists from across America came to Mississippi to challenge […]

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Students from Miami Northwestern Senior High take part in the Algebra Project Summer Institute.

FIU, Algebra Project train next generation of STEM grads, teachers

Working with FIU professors and graduate students this summer, a group of incoming freshmen at Miami Northwestern Senior High School […]

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This 25-year-old analog projector will be replaced by a state-of-the-art digital projector with enhanced sound and lighting.

Planetarium at Booker T. Washington to reopen as part of FIU’s Education Effect

  In the early 1990s, students at Booker T. Washington Senior High School in Overtown studied the planets, stars and […]

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FIU and Miami-Dade schools strategize for student success

FIU and Miami-Dade schools strategize for student success

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg and Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho convened their leadership teams June 16 to […]

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Rev. Al Sharpton tours the aquaponics lab and organic garden at Miami Northwestern Senior High School in Liberty City with Maria Lovett, partnership director for The Education Effect.

Rev. Sharpton tours Education Effect sites, urges students to ‘be their own fan club’

Rev. Al Sharpton peered inside the aquaponics tank at Miami Northwestern Senior High School – brimming with tilapia raised by […]

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White House advisor David Johns, far right, visited Miami Northwestern Senior High School recently to learn more about The Education Effect.

White House advisors visit FIU, Miami Northwestern to discuss partnerships

After visiting the organic garden at Miami Northwestern Senior High School and seeing how students harvest nutritious, edible plants to […]

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The Lennar Foundation presented a check to FIU to launch The Education Effect at Booker T. Washington Senior High School in Overtown.

FIU, The Lennar Foundation expand Education Effect to Booker T. Washington Senior High in Overtown

It was a celebration that included the top high school defensive lineman in the state who also happens to play […]

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D.C. Update: Biomedical engineering, veterans success and Education Effect

D.C. Update: Biomedical engineering, veterans success and Education Effect

With debate moving on a veterans in-state tuition bill, FIU promoted its transformative research to federal partners in Washington, D.C., […]

Students demonstrated their blender bikes to the public at SOBEWFF's Fun and Fit as a Family event.

Miami Northwestern students whip up “Bull Slushees” at SOBEWFF

Months of preparation paid off last weekend for about 25 Miami Northwestern Senior High School (MNW) students who had the […]

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Miami Northwestern students pedal their way to SOBEWFF

Miami Northwestern students pedal their way to SOBEWFF

FIU Engineering student Adam Manoussakis understands the skepticism he hears when he tries to explain the mechanics of a bicycle-powered […]

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President Rosenberg at White House to discuss strategies to expand college opportunities

President Rosenberg at White House to discuss strategies to expand college opportunities

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg is joining a group of top leaders from throughout the U.S. at the White House […]

FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg joins Miami Northwestern Principal Wallace Aristide in celebrating the school’s “A” grade, the first in its history.

Education Effect helps Miami Northwestern achieve historic “A”

Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) announced Wednesday that Miami Northwestern Senior High School (MNW) has achieved the first “A” grade […]